Graniforce 1mg Injection

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Mankind Pharma Ltd

Composition for Graniforce 1mg Injection

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Medicine Overview of Graniforce Injection

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Uses of Graniforce Injection

Graniforce 1mg Injection is used in the treatment and prevention of nausea and vomiting.
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Side effects of Graniforce Injection

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Fatigue, Headache, Injection site allergic reaction, Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk), Constipation.

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How to use Graniforce Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Graniforce Injection works

Graniforce 1mg Injection is an antiemetic (anti-nausea medicine). It inhibits the action of serotonin, a chemical messenger that can trigger nausea and vomiting.

In Depth Information on Graniforce Injection

Expert advice for Graniforce Injection

  • Take Graniforce 30 minutes before your food.
  • If you vomit within 30 minutes after taking the Graniforce, take the same amount again. If vomiting continues, check with your doctor.
  • If Graniforce is used for a short duration, for e.g. 6 -10 days, the risk of side-effects is minimal (well-tolerated).
  • You can use oral disintegrating film/strip (medicated strip that dissolves when comes in contact with a wet surface) form of the Graniforce if you are nauseous to swallow a tablet or capsule.
  • If you are using Graniforce in the form of oral disintegrating film/strip:
    • Make sure your hands are dry.
    • Immediately place the film/strip on the top of the tongue.
    • The film/strip will dissolve in seconds and you can swallow it with your saliva.
    • You do not need to drink water or other liquids to swallow the film/strip.
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Graniforce Injection related warnings
Special precautions for Graniforce Injection
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Graniforce 1mg Injection is probably safe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Graniforce 1mg Injection is probably safe to use during lact
ation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
SAFE
Graniforce 1mg Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Graniforce 1mg Injection is probably safe to use in patients
with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Graniforce 1mg Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
Graniforce 1mg Injection is probably safe to use in patients
with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Graniforce 1mg Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Adamon 100mg Injection, TRANDOL 50MG INJECTION, Tramazac HP 50mg Injection, Trofentyl 50mcg Injection

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Granisetron, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Graniforce Injection

Frequently asked questions about Granisetron

Graniforce is used to prevent and treat nausea and vomiting due to cancer chemotherapy and radiotherapy
Graniforce works by inhibiting a natural substance (serotonin) in the body that is responsible for causing nausea and vomiting.

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